Piscine du Parc Olympique

Montreal, QC, CANADA

Important Notice Please Read - CLICK HERE

Swimmers Guide is not connected with any of the more than 20,000+ facilities listed on this site in any way. We cannot tell you the pools’ opening and closing times; we cannot tell you about the availability and cost of swimming lessons; we cannot help you find your children’s lost goggles or bathing suits.

We can and do try to give you reliable information about the pools, their locations, their access policies, and their single-visit or casual swimming prices. Where possible, we include email addresses and hypertext links to the pools’ own official websites, and links to the websites of the clubs and teams that swim there. Look to those resources within each listing for more detailed information.

The data in each listing is under continual review and is revised whenever the site’s editors become aware of a change but, with more than 20,000 listings, a complete, periodic review of every listing takes about three years to complete; in many places, prices will change two or three times before we have a chance to check the pool’s official website again.

For that reason, we ask for your help: If any of the information in the listing is incorrect, out of date, or could be improved, please tell us. There is an "Edit" button on just about every line of every listing, click on the edit button to tell us what needs to be changed. Please consider checking the listings of the pools you regularly use at home or when traveling, as your knowledge may be helpful to someone else who is unfamiliar with your area and visiting for the first time.

To our English users: For reasons described in the FAQ, county names shown the listings in England are the cities' and towns' historic counties, not necessarily the counties they are assigned to now.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Piscine du Parc Olympique
Address
4141 Rue Pierre-de-Coubertin, Mercier Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
Montreal, QC H1V 3N7
CANADA
Telephone
(514) 252-4141 ext. 5550 or (877) 997-0919

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
CAD 7.30; SC(50) CAD 6.85. (Add 14.975% tax to the prices shown.) [September, 2019]
Note: Admission policies and prices shown in Swimmers Guide listings are believed to be correct as of the date(s) shown in brackets. If not correct now, please click on the "Edit" button and tell us so this listing can be fixed and the information brought current. This site works best when its users take an active role in the maintenance of the data.

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 10 lanes x 25m, 16 lanes , indoors , 80ºF (27ºC).
Pool 2
50m, 5 lanes with a bulkhead to create two, 25m, 5 lane tanks , indoors , water temperature not reported.
Pool 3
33m, 3m depth water polo/synchronized swimming pool , indoors , water temperature not reported.
Diving
Two 0.5m diving boards, four 1m diving boards, three 3m diving boards, 3m and 7.5m single-width diving platforms, and 5m, 10m double-width diving platforms, all at a separate diving pool.

Location

Location
Nearest Metro: Viau on the Green Line.
Free parking can be had on the side streets off of the southern boundary of the park, but not the 500 feet closest to the street that defines the southern boundary. After parking, head toward the main tower.
County/Region
Ile - de - Montreal
GPS
45.559759, -73.551325

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
Click on the Team Name to view its website.
Youth Swim
Click on the Team Name to view its website.

Facility Notes

In addition to the pools described above, there is a 1-foot deep wading pool, and a 33ºC (91ºF) relaxation pool. At the diving pool, there are also 0.5m and 1.5m diving boards and diving platforms for instructional purposes.
The facility was closed in 2014 for a $60,000,000 renovation. The renovation was undertaken to create a state-of-the-art sports centre to house eight Olympic sports (Swimming, Diving, Synchronized Swimming, Women's Water Polo, Fencing, Gymnastics, Short Track Speed Skating, and Judo). The renovations included a complete re-tiling of the deck, new lighting, new furniture (benches, etc.), a new weight room, cafeteria etc., etc. It reopened in late May, 2015.

Facility Reviews

After its 2014 - 2015 renovation, the pool is still totally up-to-date in 2019, with sparkling clean water, a beautiful space, and excellent facilities. The temperature was around 80º when I visited, and the competition pool was set with 25m lanes: three speed-segregated lanes in the shallower area, several more lanes moving toward the deeper end, and an open area (about 5 lanes wide) at the deepest end of the pool. There is also a training pool which is sometimes open for lap swimming, and a diving pool (with boards/platforms up to 10m). I had a lane to myself at noon on a Thursday. Huge sex-segregated locker/shower/toilet rooms (which cannot be assumed in Montreal pool facilities). There are kickboards but no pull buoys pool-side.
[September, 2019]